Characterization of the positivity of the density matrix in terms of the coherence vector representation MS Byrd, N Khaneja Physical Review A 68 (6), 062322, 2003 | 319 | 2003 |

Polynomial-time simulation of pairing models on a quantum computer LA Wu, MS Byrd, DA Lidar Physical Review Letters 89 (5), 057904, 2002 | 171 | 2002 |

Efficient universal leakage elimination for physical and encoded qubits LA Wu, MS Byrd, DA Lidar Physical review letters 89 (12), 127901, 2002 | 114 | 2002 |

A parametrization of bipartite systems based on SU (4) Euler angles T Tilma, M Byrd, ECG Sudarshan Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and General 35 (48), 10445, 2002 | 109 | 2002 |

Differential geometry on SU (3) with applications to three state systems M Byrd Journal of Mathematical Physics 39 (11), 6125-6136, 1998 | 100 | 1998 |

Comprehensive encoding and decoupling solution to problems of decoherence and design in solid-state quantum computing MS Byrd, DA Lidar Physical review letters 89 (4), 047901, 2002 | 99 | 2002 |

Universal leakage elimination MS Byrd, DA Lidar, LA Wu, P Zanardi Physical Review A—Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics 71 (5), 052301, 2005 | 79 | 2005 |

Empirical determination of dynamical decoupling operations MS Byrd, DA Lidar Physical Review A 67 (1), 012324, 2003 | 64 | 2003 |

Bang–bang operations from a geometric perspective MS Byrd, DA Lidar Quantum Information Processing 1, 19-34, 2002 | 57 | 2002 |

Overview of quantum error prevention and leakage elimination MS Byrd, LA Wu, DA Lidar journal of modern optics 51 (16-18), 2449-2460, 2004 | 56 | 2004 |

Nonperturbative leakage elimination operators and control of a three-level system J Jing, LA Wu, M Byrd, JQ You, T Yu, ZM Wang Physical Review Letters 114 (19), 190502, 2015 | 54 | 2015 |

SU (3) revisited M Byrd, ECG Sudarshan Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and General 31 (46), 9255, 1998 | 46 | 1998 |

Bures measures over the spaces of two-and three-dimensional density matrices MS Byrd, PB Slater Physics Letters A 283 (3-4), 152-156, 2001 | 38 | 2001 |

The geometry of SU (3) M Byrd arXiv preprint physics/9708015, 1997 | 36 | 1997 |

High-fidelity state transfer over an unmodulated linear spin chain CA Bishop, YC Ou, ZM Wang, MS Byrd Physical Review A—Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics 81 (4), 042313, 2010 | 26 | 2010 |

Robust and reliable transfer of a qubit state through an spin chain ZM Wang, C Allen Bishop, MS Byrd, B Shao, J Zou Physical Review A—Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics 80 (2), 022330, 2009 | 24 | 2009 |

Density matrices and geometric phases for n-state systems LJ Boya, M Byrd, M Mims, ECG Sudarshan arXiv preprint quant-ph/9810084, 1998 | 22 | 1998 |

Numerical method for finding decoherence-free subspaces and its applications X Wang, M Byrd, K Jacobs Physical Review A—Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics 87 (1), 012338, 2013 | 20 | 2013 |

Implications of qudit superselection rules for the theory of decoherence-free subsystems MS Byrd Physical Review A—Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics 73 (3), 032330, 2006 | 20 | 2006 |

Combined error correction techniques for quantum computing architectures MS Byrd, DA Lidar journal of modern optics 50 (8), 1285-1297, 2003 | 20 | 2003 |